A lot can happen in a week. Here are just fives things that point to the deeper world of what’s happening in Devon. Open your eyes, ears and minds[Read more…] about 5 stories from Devon this week
Geoffrey Cox, MP for Torridge and West Devon, is backing a national campaign calling for the Chancellor to cut VAT on tourism from 20% to 5%, which would result in a £5.3m boost to the local economy.
With affordable property prices and a region that is proving increasingly popular with tourists, Westward Ho! in Devon is fast establishing itself as the destination of choice for holiday home owners.
Tourism businesses in Devon are to be offered additional support following the extreme weather, after weeks of Government lobbying by leaders of Devon and Cornwall.
Getting savvy with social media, building networks and shouting loudly and proudly about South Devon were all on the agenda at Teignbridge’s third Talking Tourism Conference.